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September 26, 2017

Volume 6 Issue 46

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China Cracks Down on Teapot Refineries

A crackdown by regulators in China has forced the closing at least temporarily of a number of base oil plants. Most are small and low-tech, but observers say their collective volumes are significant and that the shutdowns have affected local prices.